Opinion

The Old Coot needs a warning

My ladder has two warning labels on it: “Do not use around electrical equipment” – and – “Climb ladders carefully; use both hands.” (It doesn’t…


The Saga of Young Joe

With holiday parties already here and festive travel at its peak, it’s time for our yearly column about the dangers of drinking and driving. It’s…




The Old Coot dials in

“Are you the lady that does the cleaning?” That’s the question my mother asked in a disguised voice, after calling a friend. Our phone was…




Car Collector Corner / Racing

Q: Greg, a long time ago, you wrote about Top Fuel dragsters and what the engine was capable of doing while under tremendous stress during…